University of Iowa Athletics

Brayden Burnett

Class Jr.
Hometown Cedar Falls, Iowa
High School Cedar Falls
Brayden Burnett - Men's Cross Country - University of Iowa Athletics

2024 — Indoor – did not compete… Outdoor –placed fourth in 10,000 meters with a collegiate-best 29:41.66 at Mike Fanelli Track Classic… that time ranks seventh all-time at Iowa… ran a collegiate-best 14:47.70 in 5,000 meters at B1G Championships… Academic All-Big Ten… letterwinner.

2023 — Track – Dean’s List student (Spring 2023)… Cross Country – Iowa’s third finisher at B1G Championships (26:03.7-8,000 meters)… ran collegiate bests in 6,000 meters at Hawkeye Invite (18:33.1), five miles at Joe Piane Notre Dame Invite (25:17.0), 8,000 meters at Badger Classic (25:39.6) and 10,000 meters at NCAA Midwest Regional (32:27.0)… Academic All-Big Ten… Iowa’s Big Ten Sportsmanship Award honoree… Dean’s List student (Fall 2023)… letterwinner.

2022 — Cross Country – ran season bests in 6,000 meters at Hawkeye Invite (22:42.2) and 8,000 meters at Gans Creek Classic (25:41.2)… letterwinner.


High School — four-time first team all-conference, three-time first team all-district, two-time Team MVP, and earned first team all-state honors as a senior in cross country… placed 11th at state cross country meet senior year… three-time first team all-conference, two-time Drake Relays and state meet qualifier, and won district 1,600-meter title senior year in track… best times were 15:40 in cross country 5,000 meters and 9:35 in 3,200 meters… coached by Dirk Homewood, Hiram Marquez, Scott Gall, and Brett Egan… Gold Scholar graduate, earning a 4.01 grade-point average.

Personal — born June 28, 2003… parents are Brian and Heidi Burnett… has two siblings – Brett and Brooke… finance major.

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